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Are you detail-oriented with a structured approach? Does working with data motivate you? And are you curious about the dynamic world of energy trading? Then you might be the junior trading assistant, we are looking for to join our Short Term Gas Trading & Operations team!

The job

Here’s what the job entails

In this role, one of your key tasks will be to support with ensuring the accuracy of trading and operational data – all while actively participating in process automation.

Your areas of responsibility will include:

  • support business controlling by correcting deviations in invoices related to transports and imbalances
  • assist with monthly and yearly reporting to counterparties
  • configure counterparties and tradable products in our trading systems
  • update and maintain a calendar of important events (such as pipeline outages)
  • support ad hoc tasks in the European Gas Trading leadership team


The team

Meet the team

As our new student employee, you will join our Short Term Gas Trading & Operations team which maximises value in the volatile short-term gas markets. We blend a data-driven approach with an efficient setup that integrates trading and operations, enabling us to capture opportunities and restore energy balances close to delivery.

You will join a committed team of people who are in it to win it – together. Our team consists of highly skilled specialists; traders focused on results, analysts from diverse academic backgrounds using innovative approaches to data and automation and tech-savvy developers collaborating closely with the business. With colleagues from five different nationalities and an average age under 30, our team is international and young. We are known for our team spirit and excellent collaboration which is crucial as we heavily rely on each other.

Join one of Europe’s best trading teams and kickstart your career in the fascinating world of energy trading!
Your qualifications

But enough about us… over to you!

As you will be working with significant amounts of data which requires solid processing and numerical understanding, we are looking for a structured and detail-oriented colleague. We also value a curious mindset who is motivated to optimise processes where possible. The job involves tasks across various areas, and the willingness to learn can drive your development further.

We also imagine that you:

  • are enrolled in a relevant education within Finance, Economics, Mathematics or similar
  • have experience with Excel
  • are proficient in English – both written and verbal

Please note that it is not a requirement to have prior knowledge of the energy industry to enter this role.

We offer

We’ll take good care of you

At Danske Commodities, we take great care of our people. Joining us means you’ll get a lot of great perks – including social events, cultural experiences, tasty food and benefits to better your health, your life and your future.

Here are some of the benefits we offer our employees:

  • Flexible working hours
    to fit with your studies
  • Vast development opportunities
    with the help of your own individual development plan, access to our DC University with 50+ courses as well as remote courses through Harvard Learning
  • Global career prospects
    as part of the Equinor group with +20,000 colleagues across the world
  • Beneficial health care and insurance package
  • Great parental leave conditions
    including 26 weeks of paid maternity leave and 16 weeks of paid paternity leave as well as the opportunity to join the network Inspired Beyond Babies
  • Unlimited paid children’s sick days
    no limit on paid absence days in relation to child sickness
  • Bonus scheme
  • 100+ yearly social and professional events
    including DC Sports and DC Talks events, gatherings in our book club, bicycle club, student network, wine club, CS:GO team and more
  • Free Spotify Premium subscription
  • Various free tickets
    to family-friendly and cultural attractions
  • Discounts
    at hotels, restaurants, sports clubs and more
  • Organic food
    including a light breakfast, lunch buffet and snacks throughout the day
  • An office in the heart of Aarhus
    right next to the central train station
The process

Recruitment process and relocation

You can read more about our recruitment process here. Please note that if you are an international candidate, we will reimburse travel expenses in connection with potential interviews and support you with the relocation process.

About us

What we’re about

We're a tech-driven energy trading company present in 40 markets across five continents. Our +500 people are driven by a need to constantly better things. If you are too, we could very well be the right place for you. You'll join a collective of thinkers and doers. Aspiring chefs, runners, parents, beekeepers, gamers – the list goes on. We're highly specialised experts within our fields. But it’s actually our diversity of ideas we’re most proud of, which is why we continuously work on strengthening an inclusive culture where diverse teams thrive.

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Our organisation is flat with an open-door policy. We expect you to care. About your work. About your own and your colleagues’ collective successes. And about the difference we make at Danske Commodities. Together with our parent company Equinor, we have the vision and strength to accelerate the energy transition and make an impact. Like no other.

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